Potsdam bar, restaurant raise over $1,500 for holiday fund
Monday, February 13, 2012 - 2:17 pm

McDuff’s and Julian’s co-owner Jody Wenzel with son Julian, and Pam Yurgartis, president of the Potsdam Holiday Fund.

POTSDAM -- Two December benefits programs, at McDuff’s Tavern and Julian’s Restaurant, raised over $1,800 for the Potsdam Holiday Fund.

Alex Vangellow of Double Axel performed classic rhythm and blues for the McDuff’s benefit, and Bill Vitek and Dan Gagliardi of “A Fine Line” provided music for the Julian’s benefit.

The Potsdam Holiday Fund provides warm clothing, gifts and food to families in need during the holiday season.

Donations to the Potsdam Holiday Fund are welcome year-round and may be mailed to P.O. Box 827, Potsdam, NY 13676.